Driver fitness

Healthy Tips for Drivers

We all know that being an commercial truck driver leads to the potential of having one of today’s most unhealthy lifestyles. Sitting for long hours, eating quick and fast food that is generally high […]

How To Prepare for a DOT Medical Exam

In the trucking industry, all medical examinations must be performed by a medical professional listed in the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (CME).  Any commercial driver with an expired medical certificate must use […]

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    Changes to the FMCSA’s Carrier Ratings and the Safety Fitness Determination

Changes to the FMCSA’s Carrier Ratings and the Safety Fitness Determination

On January 21st, FMCSA published in the Federal Register the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) for the much anticipated carrier safety fitness determination (SFD). The Administration proposes to change the Federal Motor Carrier Safety […]

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2 Ways for Drivers to Use Margin of Safety Principles

“Margin of Safety” is a term that is used in many industries, from financial investing, to construction and structural engineering. Most basically, the margin of safety is the difference between the expected value/strength of […]

January – is it your Gymuary?

January is typically the month when we all start considering our health and making New Year’s Resolutions to live a better lifestyle. Improving diet, hitting the gym, and quitting smoking are the most common […]